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Vivid pink diamond reaches record price at Sotheby's

A vivid pink diamond has broken a new record at auction after it sold for $17.8m (£11.07m) at Sotheby's in Hong Kong.

Chin Yeow Quek, Sotheby's deputy chairman, Asia, said the auction for the 8.41-carat diamond "was quite a big thrill".

  • 07 Oct 2014
  • From the section Asia
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